A few young men harassed and attempted to gang-rape a girl while she was going to school; following which the girl tried to kill herself. The incident took place in the Diwanganj locality of Coochbehar-1 Block.
At present, the girl is getting treated at the MJN Hospital of Coochbehar. Her family has stated that the girl decided to commit suicide after she came back home on the day she had to face the harassment and rape attempt from the men.
The girl ingested poison to kill herself. She was rushed to the MJN Hospital and is undergoing treatment there ever since.